OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL – April 28, 2023 – Prairie Capital Advisors, Inc. (“Prairie”), a leading corporate advisory and investment banking firm, is proud to announce that it has received two awards at the U.S.A. M&A Atlas Awards for Middle Markets:
- ESOP Deal of the Year, Lower Middle-Market: Dental Designs Sale to an Employee Stock Ownership Plan
- ESOP Investment Bank of the Year
Global M&A Network recognized the achievements of successful women leaders and dealmakers, outstanding middle-market firms and the best-growth delivering transactions during the 5th Annual U.S.A. Middle Markets M&A Atlas Awards held on April 27, 2023, in Washington D.C.
“It is an honor to be recognized for our work on the Dental Designs transaction,” commented Hillary Hughes, Director at Prairie. “The transaction was the ideal strategy for the company and all of its stakeholders. They have all the essential characteristics to be very successful as an ESOP company in the future.”
“Prairie is proud to receive these awards,” stated Tim Jamison, Director at Prairie. “Being recognized as ESOP Investment Bank of the Year affirms our success in our mission to provide every client with independent advice and highly personalized service. I’m thrilled to see our efforts recognized. Dental Designs is a great example of our customized approach serving clients to address their unique objectives.”
About Prairie Capital Advisors
Headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, Prairie is a leading financial advisory firm specializing in creating and executing ownership transition strategies for middle-market companies nationwide. In 2022, Prairie was named ESOP Investment Bank of the Year by M&A Atlas. For more information, visit www.prairiecap.com
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